Strong winds tip semi along I-80 in Tooele County

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TOOELE COUNTY, Utah (News4Utah) – A storm brought rain, snow and high winds to Utah Thursday.

The wind was so intense, it caused a semi to tip along Interstate 80.

Utah Highway Patrol say the driver suffered minor injuries and is expected to be OK.

The National Weather Service issued of High Wind Warning until midnight Friday.

The areas affected include the Salt Lake and Tooele Valleys along with the Great Salt Lake desert and Mountains.  The warning say winds will continue through late Thursday night before decreasing.

The NWS shows reported wind gusts of more than 66 mph through the area. 

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